10 Easy Craft Ideas You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

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One of my very favorite words in the English language is:


Here are a few more just for kicks:



No Sweat.

It’s not that I’m lazy and like to sit and watch hours and hours of the Walking Dead or anything.  And definitely not Hell on Wheels or Dexter.

I just like to keep moving when it comes to using glue and tape and paint and glue.  {I said glue twice, didn’t I? White glue and hot glue.  That’s what I was going for.}

Easy Craft Ideas? Oh, yes! Here are 10 that are fun, super cute and can be done in about 30 minutes or less. NO SWEAT CRAFTS! ARE THE BEST!

So, all of these easy craft ideas are uncomplicated, simple, easy-peasy and NO SWEAT!  Perfect for distracted people like me.  And kids.

1. Gerbera Daisy Wreath

This Gerbera Daisy Wreath is the easiest thing to make on the planet.  Just check out this post and you’ll see just how simple it is to make.

Close up of Wreath on Door

2. Washi Tape Frames 

These super fun Washi Tape Instagram Frames are super cute and so very easy to make.  You can make a whole wall of these in so time flat!


3. Picture Picture Frames 

I love the idea of making the frame the picture.  These Picture Picture Frames use the same dollar frames from Michael’s as the Instagram frames above and take hardly any time at all to make!



4. Popsicle Clothespin Frame

I love this quick, little Washi Take Popsicle Clothespin Frame.  You could even pop a magnet on the back of these and hang them on the fridge!


5. Homemade Dry Erase Board

If you have an old frame, you can make this Homemade Dry Erase Board in no time!  I love to grab frames anytime I’m at the thrift store. They are cheaper than dirt.



 6. Gorgeous Coffee Filter Flowers

So, it takes a bit longer than 30 minutes to dye the coffee filters, but to make a few?

That’s totally doable.

And they’re GORGEOUS.  Did I mention that?


7. Washi Tape Coke Bottle

I made this when I was a child of the 80’s.  {yes, yes… the 1980’s. Don’t be so cheeky!}

But Washi Tape has transformed the crafting world and this little throwback project!

Grab your little girls and get to tapin’ cuz this makes the cutest bottle EVER.

And if you put a sweet little coffee filter flower on a stick, it makes the cutest vase EVER. So, cute your puppies will look like gargoyle monster’s grandmommas.


8. Geometric Heart T-Shirt

I’m so totally smitten with this geometric heart!  It’s broken in all the right places.

And it literally takes about 10 minutes to make.


geometric heart t-shirt-7

9. Glitter Wooden Accessories

Do you ever glitter stuff and it just brushes off?

This tutorial will rectify that forever.

Cuz glitter should stay where you glue it, right?

So next time you are at Goodwill?  Grab those ugly wooden trinkets and glitter away with the sure knowledge that it won’t be going anywhere!

How to Glitter Accessories so the glitter actually stays on..it's a beautiful thing!

10. Chalkboard Gift Tags

Make your own super cute gift tags or labels with some fun wooden tags from your favorite craft store.

It’s cheap. It’s easy. It’s all around crafting fun.

Easy Chalkboard Tags

Are you a quick crafter?  Or do you craft quickly?

Or are you just crafty quick crafter? Say that 10 times fast. I dare ya!




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